College of Health Sciences

West Chester University

Dr. Linda Adams, Dean
Sturzebecker Health Sciences Center
West Chester, PA 19383

2000 Hall of Fame Inductees

Sloane Green
Tina Sloan Green
Robert E. Kerper, Jr.
Catherine C. Rush

Tina Sloan Green, B.S. '66

  • Athlete, coach, educator, author
  • Professor of physical education, Temple University
  • Named to All-American Field Hockey Team, 1965 and 1966
  • Member West Chester University Women's Athletic Hall of Fame
  • Member International Lacrosse Hall of Fame
  • Member Temple University Athletic Hall of Fame
  • Member Women's Sports Foundation International Hall of Fame
  • In 1988 led Temple lacrosse team to third national title
  • Coached Temple's field hockey team to national prominence
  • President, Black Women in Sports Foundation

Robert E. Kerper, Jr., B.S. '50

  • Distinguished Alumni Award from West Chester University
  • Member, West Chester University Athletic Hall of Fame
  • YMCA leader on local, regional, and national level
  • State PIAA 100-Yard Backstroke Champion, 1941 and 1942
  • National Prep School 100-Yard Backstroke Champion, 1943
  • Middle Atlantic Intercollegiate Champion and Record Holder, 150-Yard Backstroke and 300 Yard Individual Medley, 1947 and 1948
  • State Intercollegiate Conference Champion, 2-Mile Run, 1946 and 1947. Held numerous cross country collegiate running records
  • Member, Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame, Berks Chapter
  • Member, Berks County Swimming Hall of Fame
  • World War II veteran-U.S. Navy; Retired advertising and PR executive

Catherine C. Rush, B.S. '68, M.Ed. '72

  • Coached Immaculata women's basketball team to three consecutive National AIAW Championships
  • Coached and directed the Gold Medal winning U.S. women's basketball team at the Pan American Games
  • Inducted into Women's Basketball Hall of Fame, 2000
  • Inducted into Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame
  • Former member, U.S. Olympic Committee, women's basketball
  • Inducted into Philadelphia's Big 5 Hall of Fame
  • President, Future Stars Camps conducting basketball, field hockey, soccer and other sports and arts for boys and girls
  • Color commentator for major networks including NBC, CBS, ESPN, PRISM, Comcast and the Sports Channel